"Fábio Panone Lopes aka FLOP, was born in Caxias do Sul - RS, and was born on November 13, 1985. Architect and artist, he dedicates his talent in creation linked to design and art since he was a child.
The artist has been working with graffiti for almost 15 years and has won respect and admiration in different cities and regions in Brazil and the world. Overseas already made murals in Chicago, Houston, Saint Louis, San Antonio, Albuquerque, Las Vegas and Los Angeles and Miami in the United States, Berlin, Frankfurt and Wiesbaden in Germany, Marseille, Perpignan and Paris in France, London in England, Athens in Greece, Porto in Portugal, Antwerpen and Leuven in Belgium, Amsterdam in the Netherlands, Barcelona in Spain and Santiago de Chile in Chile. Throughout Brazilian cities, he has had several participations in events, including the main ones, Rio de Janeiro, São Paulo and Porto Alegre.
FLOP has a striking layout. From the mixture of expressive lines of his architectural profession, added to super colorful graffiti art fills, his works result in a super differentiated style, with influences from movements ranging from Pop Art to Art Nouveau style.
It is not for nothing that his bold style has already set companies such as Tramontina, Randon, Luna ALG, as well as environments for the architecture show Casa & Cia and Sala de Arquitetos. He also made two murals in one of the biggest dance theaters in the United Kingdom, Sadler`s Wells Theater in London, England, for the show “Brasil, brasileiro! The summer sensation ”, in addition to creating a mural at the Central Bank of Europe, in Frankfurt, Germany and in Barcelona, at the Sant Jordi Sagrada Família hostel.
Illustrations and customizations for Brazilian companies such as Kolosh, Di Corpo, Frama Indústria Gráfica Ltda, National Grape Festival, Red Bull, Keep Cooler, Concresul and Florense are also part of the artist's curriculum, in addition to a special and limited signed collection for the brand French Eskis Wear, from Marseille."